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Clifford Family Cemetery

Family Plot Near Homestead
Clifford Falls
Keene, Essex County, New York
DIRECTIONS: From Alstead Hill Road take Bartlett Road to Clifford Road going left to Caner's. The graveyard is on a little rise to the left of the house. The first burial was infant Stephen in 1803. Other burials include Cliffords, Palmer, and McFarland.

NOTES:

CLIFFORD
James M.   13 February 1832 - 25 October 1917
His Wife   Cordelia C. McLENATHEN   30 May 1842 - 19 January 1904
Daniel,   son of James M. and Cordelia C.   (no dates)
Watson M.   son of James M. and Cordelia   14 July 1871 - 17 February 1896

Silvester,   died 16 December 1841   age 29 years

Stephen S.   died 11 May 1857   age 78 years
his wife   Betsey McFARLAND   1809 - 1882   small headstone "BAC" (or footstone for Betsey)
Children of Stephen and Betsey
Lydia M.   died 13 May 1837   age 3 years 9 months
Stephen   died 10 February 1831   age 14 days
Lydia   wife of Stephen   died 16 August 1849   age 65 years

William M.   16 June 1883 - 17 June 1932
Bessie A.   27 August 1885 - 28 August 1950
Frank W.   6 July 1876 - living in 1955   "FWC" on footstone
(NOTE: William M., Frank W., and Bessie A. CLIFFORD were 2 brothers and a sister.)

PALMER
Carrie L. (CLIFFORD)   wife of David PALMER   1 February 1868 - 26 November 1901
Ruth   daughter of David H. and Carrie L.   died 26 October 1899   age 8 months